Breastfeeding Support Programs

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    Taxonomy Code: LJ-5000.1000

    Programs that provide information and instruction concerning appropriate techniques for nursing an infant for expectant parents or new mothers.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    BREASTFEEDING A-ZThis three hour class is designed to prepare expectant parents for a successful breastfeeding experience. Breast care, pumping, factors affecting milk supply, strategies for managing breastfeeding and employment are discussed. Program booklet is available.SuffolkBREASTFEEDING A-ZCHILDBEARING FAMILY ALLIANCE, INC.
    BREASTFEEDING CLASSOffers one, 2 1/2 hour class discussing the advantages of breast milk and provides practical information and strategies for successful breastfeeding. Maternal nutrition is also discussed. Also provides inpatients with individualized breastfeeding insturction given by the Nursing Staff and a Certified Lactation Consultant on the patient care unit.NassauBREASTFEEDING CLASSWINTHROP UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
    BREASTFEEDING CLASSESProvides information for expectant mothers concerning breastfeeding. Discusses techniques, problems and continuing breastfeeding (after leaving the hospital). Classes are held on the 3rd Thursday of the month from 7-10pm. 1st Saturday of each month 9am-12pm. Please call for more information. PNassauBREASTFEEDING CLASSESMERCY MEDICAL CENTER
    BREASTFEEDING CLASSESOffers classes in the art of breastfeeding to expectant mothers and fathers. Offered through Family Education Program. Call for schedule.SuffolkBREASTFEEDING CLASSESST. CHARLES HOSPITAL
    BREASTFEEDING MOTHERS SUPPORT GROUPProvides support, education, and encouragement to women who wish to breastfeed. Addresses issues such as fatigue and time management, milk supply concerns, management of fussiness, consoling techniques, returning to work, child care considerations and more. Educational materials are also available in Spanish. Call to register.SuffolkBREASTFEEDING MOTHERS SUPPORT GROUPST. CHARLES HOSPITAL
    BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT GROUPProvides support and education for new mothers who are breast feeding.SuffolkBREASTFEEDING SUPPORT GROUPHUNTINGTON HOSPITAL
    FAMILY EDUCATION PROGRAMOffers parenting classes on a variety of topics, including prenatal care, prenatal/postnatal exercise, lamaze, sibling preparation, infant and child CPR, breastfeeding, baby sign language, WHALE and more. Call for more information.SuffolkFAMILY EDUCATION PROGRAMST. CHARLES HOSPITAL
    LAMAZEOffers lamaze instruction to expectant mothers and their coaches. Provides information on normal labor, birth, any difficulties that could arise during delivery, and the early postpartum period. Teaches relaxation skills, breathing strategies, massage techniques and comfort measures to ease pain. Provides information on anesthesia choices and breastfeeding. Offers tour of maternity unit. Offered through Family Education Program. Call to register.SuffolkLAMAZEST. CHARLES HOSPITAL
    LAMAZE INTERNATIONALProvides information and referral for expectant parents and refers callers to Lamaze Certified Educators (LCCEs). Provides Childbirth Preparation Classes, Early Pregnancy Education, Breastfeeding Education and Lactation Consultation, Newborn Baby Care, Assisting at Births as a Doula/Birth Assistant, Infant and Toddler CPR and First Aid, Infant Massage and New Mother's Groups. Call for additional information.LAMAZE INTERNATIONALLAMAZE INTERNATIONAL
    MATERNITY SERVICESMaternity Center provides prenatal programs baby care and safety courses intensive care for premature newborns and those with health problems full range of prenatal testing classes in childbirth, Lamaze and breast feeding. The Center has its own entry and parking lot. An orientation for expectant parents is held every Saturday at 9am call for reservations as space is limited.SuffolkMATERNITY SERVICESSOUTHSIDE HOSPITAL
    MOMMY AND ME BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT GROUPProvides support, education and encouragement to women who wish to breastfeed.SuffolkMOMMY AND ME BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT GROUPSOUTHSIDE HOSPITAL
    NEW MOTHER'S SUPPORT NETWORKOffers pregnant women low or no cost pre-natal programs covering newborn-infant care, breast feeding, CPR/Tot-saver, pre-natal exercise and Lamaze training. Participants in the Lamaze class have the opportunity, at no charge, for a one time visit by a registered nurse to assist in newborn care.SuffolkNEW MOTHER'S SUPPORT NETWORKSUFFOLK Y-JCC
    STONY BROOK WIC PROGRAMProvides a supplemental nutrition program for women, infants, and children. This program provides nutrition counseling, classes, and checks to pay for specific WIC foods, such as infant cereal and formula, milk, eggs, juice, cereal, peanut butter, beans, carrots, and tuna fish.SuffolkSTONY BROOK WIC PROGRAMSTONY BROOK UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL-DEPARTMENT OF FAMILY MEDICINE

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